Feburary 10th 2014 Video Agenda

Board of Education

Muscatine Community School District

Monday, February 10, 2014

Meeting Location: City Hall Council Chambers

Time: 7 p.m.



I. Roll Call and Determination of Quorum     Link To Video

II. Recite Pledge of Allegiance

III. Welcome to Visitors and Media Representatives and Introduction

IV. Citizens Speak

V. Student Council Report     Link To Video

VI. Consent Agenda**      Link to Video

The following items are considered to be routine by the Board of Education and will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Director so requests, in which event the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered in its normal sequence from the agenda.

A.  Minutes                                                (VII-­‐A-­‐1-­‐a) (p. 6)
B.  Bills and Claims                                  (VII-­‐A-­‐2-­‐a) (p. 11)C.  Personnel Recommendations          (VII-­‐A-­‐3-­‐a) (p. 13)
D. Field Trips                                            (VII-­‐A-­‐3-­‐b) (p. 58)

VII. Board Goals

A. Action/Possible Action

1. Board Goal: Communication

a. Approval of the minutes of the January 28, 2014 Work Session and Regular Session – action** (p. 6)

b. Select delegate to the Muscatine County Assessment Committee – action     Link to Video

c. Approve purchase of 9th Street property – action     Link to Video

d. Approve bus and van bids – action (p. 10)     Link to Video

2. Board Goal: Financial Solvency

a. Approval of Bills and Claims – action** (p. 12)

3. Board Goal: Improving both Graduation Rate and Post-­‐Secondary Success of our Students

a. Personnel Recommendations – action** (p. 14)

b. Field Trips – action** (p. 20)

~Engine Repair and Brake students to the Chicago Auto Show on February 13, 2014 as submitted by their instructor, Jim Lyon.

 B. Discussion and Information

1. Board Goal: Communication

 a. First reading on the following policies:     Link to Video

102.00 Equal Opportunity Employment (p. 24)
201.03 General Powers and Duties of the Board of Directors (p. 25)
201.06 Term of Office of the Board (p. 27)
206.02 Board Member Insurance (p. 28)
401.12 Workers Compensation (p. 29)
401.14 Employee & Volunteer Recognition (p. 30)
402.04 Employee Civil Rights Grievance Procedure with Admin Procedures (p. 32)
403.04 Communicable Diseases – Employees with Admin Procedures (p. 52)
404.09 Staff Development Procedures (p. 53)
405.06 Custodial/Maintenance/Security Personnel (p. 55)
503.03 Student Civil Rights Grievance Procedure with Admin Procedures (p. 56)
503.09 Student Library Circulation Records (p. 59)
602.04 Use of Information Resources with Admin Procedures (p. 60)
501.01 Homeless Children and Youth with Admin Procedures (p. 62)

 b. Second reading on the following policies:

202.03 Vice President of the board (p. 66)
201.08 Board Vacancies (p. 67)

 c. 2014-­‐15 Calendar – First Draft (p. 68)     Link to Video

 d. District Goals & Objectives (p. 70)     Link to Video

e. Weighted Grading – MHS (p. 72)   Link to Video

 2. Board Goal: Financial Solvency

 a. January Financials (p. 74)     Link to Video

b. Levy Projections      Link to Video

 VIII. Announcements/Meetings/Events:     Link to Video

 February 11, 2014 Anti-­‐Bullying Guest Speaker, Jodee Blanco speaks to parents and the community beginning at 6 p.m. at the MHS Auditorium.

February 14, 2014 Booster Club’s Annual Cake Auction at the Varsity Basketball Game.

February 17, 2014 President’s Day – No School for Students and Staff

February 20, 2014 Middle School Forum – 6:30 p.m. @ WMS Large Gym

February 24, 2014 Work Session, Planning Meeting, & Regular Meeting at the Administration Center, Times TBA

February 25, 2014 IASB District Director Meeting @ Fairfield, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

February 26, 2014 2 Hour Early Dismissal for Teacher Professional Development

IX. Adjourn